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Posted November 27, 2014 by

How Do I Open Links Using Chrome from Android Facebook App?

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Whenever you open a link from your Facebook app, the app will try to load the webpage using its built-in browser, not the one that you set as the default on your phone (e.g., Chrome). This behavior could cause a lot of frustration because the Facebook app’s built-in browser lacks a lot of important features. […]

Posted November 6, 2014 by

How Do I Take Wide Selfies Using My Galaxy Note 4?

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One of the more popular uses of smartphones is their ability to capture photos instantly and conveniently. The presence of a front camera on phones allows users to take photos of themselves while seeing the results on the front screen. This gave birth to the term “selfie.” One common problem with taking selfies is that you […]

Category Android, Google

Posted November 3, 2014 by

How Do I Enable Smart Stay to Keep the Screen On While I Am Looking at My Galaxy Note 4?

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You might notice that while reading an article on your Samsung Galaxy Note 4, the screen turns off after seconds of inactivity. This is due to the default power-saving feature of the device that automatically turns off the screen when no inputs are detected on the phone. Though this power-saving feature is helpful, it can […]

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Posted October 29, 2014 by

Google Chrome: Disable Save Password Feature

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Google Chrome is quick, convenient, and secure. However, its data protection settings are in great need of improvement. Google Chrome offers a feature to save the username and password combinations for various websites, so when you try to log in, Chrome will fill in your username and password details automatically. This feature can be dangerous […]

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Posted September 12, 2014 by

How to Disable DirectWrite on Google Chrome

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Google has released Chrome 37 for Linux, Mac, and Windows. This new version of Chrome is updated with improved font rendering on web pages with DirectWrite support on Windows OS. With DirectWrite, we can expect improvements in performance and better-looking text, without requiring any changes from web programmers. However, some users have complained that after […]

Category Browsers, Google, Internet

Posted September 5, 2014 by

How Do I know If I Am Using Google Chrome 32-Bit or 64-Bit

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Google recently released the 64-bit version of Google Chrome. This new version for Windows promises better speed, security and stability than Chrome’s 32-bit version. Since most Windows users are running a 64-bit operating system, the 64-bit version of Google Chrome can take full advantage of this configuration to give better speed and performance metrics. When […]

Category Browsers, Google, Internet

Posted August 29, 2014 by

How Do I Use Google Translate Offline on My Phone?

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If you usually use Google Translate when you travel or study, you may not like the idea of having to be connected to the Internet all the time to use the service. In addition, getting the results of a translated text could take much longer when a network is unstable, and you may not get […]

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Posted August 26, 2014 by

How Do I Schedule Text Messages on Samsung Phones?

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Because of busy schedules and daily distractions, forgetting to send important text messages is a common problem for many people. While you can create notes to remind you, scheduling a message is a better option. Using scheduled text messages, you no longer have to rely solely on your memory to send them, and you can […]

Category Android, Google

Posted August 23, 2014 by

How Do I Track and Send Messages to My Lost Android Phone?

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Even though we keep our phone close to us, we sometimes lose it. Fortunately, we can use services to track the device and get it back. The steps in this tutorial will help you find your Android phone in case you ever lose it in the future.

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Posted August 7, 2014 by

How Do I Turn WiFi On or Off Automatically at a Specific Time on My Galaxy S5?

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The battery life of smartphones usually does not last long, and most brands typically require recharging frequently. Fortunately, turning off connections that are unnecessary or not in use can greatly increase battery life. While this task can be done manually, it is easily and often forgotten. On your Galaxy S5, you can turn connections like […]

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